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São João da Pesqueira

São João da Pesqueira
Flag of São João da Pesqueira
Coat of arms of São João da Pesqueira
Coat of arms
Country  Portugal
Region Norte
Subregion Douro
Intermunic. comm. Douro
District Viseu
Parishes 11
 • President António Lima Costa (PSD)
 • Total 266.11 km2 (102.75 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,874
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)

São João da Pesqueira (Portuguese pronunciation: ) is a municipality in the district Viseu in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 7,874,[1] in an area of 266.11 km².[2]

The present mayor is António Lima Costa, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is June 24.


Administratively, the municipality is divided into civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

  • Castanheiro do Sul
  • Ervedosa do Douro
  • Nagozelo do Douro
  • Paredes da Beira
  • Riodades
  • São João da Pesqueira e Várzea de Trevões
  • Soutelo do Douro
  • Trevões e Espinhosa
  • Vale de Figueira
  • Valongo dos Azeites
  • Vilarouco e Pereiros


  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  2. ^ Direção-Geral do Território
  3. ^  

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
  • Municipality official website
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